First flight of the Australian PC-21

The first PC-21 Australian Defence Forces carried out its first flight. This is the first of 49 ordered aircraft PC-21. The flight was made at the factory Airport of Pilatus in Stans, Switzerland. It was…



France is upgrading its Mirage 2000D

French Air Force proceeded with plans for a major modernization of existing fighter aircraft Dassault Mirage 2000D, reported IHS Jane’s. French Ministry of Defense decided to modernize the Mirage 2000D at the end of 2015…




France removed from service Super Etendard

French naval aviation (Aéronavale) officially removed from service carrier-borne strike fighter aircraft Super Etendard,reported IHS Jane’s. The last five flying Super Etendard ceased their flight operations on July 12, 2016. They were part of a…



Strong interest in A321neo

The contract for A321neo of ALAFCO(Aviation Lease and Finance Company) confirmed the trend of market demand for larger models. Leasing and finance company ALAFCO Aviation Lease and Finance Company, based in Kuwait, change its order…